veterans

The Grey Horse – a tribute to our fallen heroes

It was years ago when he went to the horse races. But it was every Sunday and he always bet. Not for the horse with the best statistical chance of winning, not for the biggest ho ...

Why shaft our veterans?

(Editor’s note: This letter is a response to letters sent in reaction to Mr. Saiz’s letter, “Republicans are anti-veteran,” Reader Input, Sept. 26).First of ...

Republicans are anti-veteran

The men and women who serve in our military have been cheated by the Senate Republicans. Just before leaving for elections they blocked passage of the Veterans Job Corps that would ...

Veterans could rebuild nation

Watching the speeches on Memorial Day, I think they were missing a very important point. Oh, we?re good at cheering and waving flags and talking about how we ?Support the Troops.? ...

Montgomery helps veterans

As a retired rear admiral in the United States Navy Medical Corps, I endorse Jennifer Montgomery and strongly urge you to vote for her on June 5. Jennifer has been incredibly activ ...

Noon Hour Update: Vets training to become firefighters; State of the Community; taking care of aging parents and biking for youth sports

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Thursday editi ...

Give the troops a break

We read about the ill acts of our troops while in combat in Iraq and Afghanistan. We even see the pictures of them displaying dead terrorists. This is sad to say the least. Having ...

Veterans reunite after nearly 50 years

Three Navy sailors reunited last month for the first time in 49 years since they had training school together at Mare Island in 1963. With a little help from social networking web ...

Auburn vet’s program reaches out to others

An Auburn man is hoping to reach out to veterans to help them achieve their “heart’s desires.” George Coe has developed a program called “Achieving Your Heart’s Desires ...

Returning veterans find career support with energy tech course

Out of the military after serving as medics, ammunition specialists and security forces, a small group of returning troops has found support and training in a new Sierra College co ...